Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday revealed that the winning team in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) season five will receive US$500K.
According to the details, a hefty amount of US$1million has been set as total prize money for PSL 5. The cash prize will be distributed among the winning team, runners-up and top performers of the extravaganza.
After the winning team receiving healthy prize money, the runner-up will receive a cheque of US$200K. Furthermore, US$80K will be equally distributed to player-of-the-tournament, best batsman, best bowler and Spirit of Cricket. The remaining amount will be distributed for other match-related awards like best catch, best run-out, and most sixes.
The 34-match 32-day PSL 5 will be the biggest cricket extravaganza that will take place in Pakistan and first since the six-team Asia Cup 2008.